#029- Diary of a Foreigner

The pitter of the rain fall steadily above me. My eyes fight to stay open while my body struggles with the task of sitting straight. My head bobs back and forth, as if the weight of it is suddenly too much for my neck to carry. My vision blurs making me to see double. It’s…

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#027- Diary of a Foreigner

I like my independence. I like being able to go anywhere and do things on my own time with no restrictions. I like the feeling of being self-sufficient and capable; The feeling of controlling my future and having a say in the things that I want or need. I like knowing that my life is…

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#026- Diary of a Foreigner

A simple “no” would’ve sufficed. If you feel it’s too harsh then a plain “I’m sorry, but I’m not interested” works too. I won’t pester you too much. Why must you hide behind elaborate questionings and roundabout answers? To spare my feelings? You’re not doing me any favors, sweetheart. Your intentions may be sweet but…

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#024- Diary of a Foreigner

I look out and see the blossoming trees. Blooming alongside them are gorgeous pink flowers and other greenery. This new change in scenery reflect the emotions budding inside. New and fresh, it turned things into a mess. Is it usually this intense? As the cold, dry season turns to into something warmer, I wonder if…

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# 022- Diary of a Foreigner

Things that seem impossible now are full of possibility. A world that was clouded by fear and insecurity now seems bright with hope and possibility. The constant feeling of emptiness seems to disappear, replaced by something new, something still unclear. The hours that seemed to drag now fly by at lightning speed. Something spectacular and…

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